pliers definition

  • noun:
    • A gripping device that multiplies the potency of the user's hand
    • Plural form of plier.
    • a gripping hand device with two-hinged hands and (usually) serrated jaws
  • noun-plural:
    • some sort of tiny pinchers with lengthy jaws, -- utilized for bending or cutting material rods or cable, for dealing with small objects such as the areas of a wrist watch, etc.

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